Achyranthes javanica (Burm.f.) Pers.. Syn. 1: (); Aerva javanica (Burm.f. ) Juss., Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. (), comb. inval. Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex J.A. Schultes, Syst. Veg. ed 5: Boiss., Fl. Or. ; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. Ind. Burkill, H.M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol 1. Names. Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. [family AMARANTHACEAE]. Aerva tomentosa Forssk.

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Chemical constituents of Aerva javanica.

They can have rounded or pointed tips i. Can include ecosystem services.

Aerva javanica

It flowers between January and October. Ethnobotanical study of plants used in management of livestock health problems by Afar people of Ada’ar District, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia.

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These stems are rounded in cross-section i. Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc.


Best supported on Google Chrome, Javwnica 3. It is most common and widespread in the northern and north-western parts of Western Australia particularly in the Kimberley and Pilbara regions.

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Botanical composition of eland and goat diets on an Acacia-grassland community in Kenya. User Group specific search options Title. It is both erect and spreading, grows up to a height of 1.

In Southern Egypt, the Bedouins consider that it has a low grazing value but that the flowers are valuable for lactating ewes Belal et al. In traditional medicine the seeds are believed to cure headaches. May also be referred to include anatomy. Kapok bush Aerva javanica. Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you.

It is found throughout much of mainland Africa, on the Cape Verde islands and in Madagascar, in the Arabian Peninsula and areas further eastwards in southern Asia and the Indian sub-continent Queensland Government, This page was last edited on javvanica Mayat In Queensland it is relatively common in the inland parts of the north of the state with isolated populations in some other regions.

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Related observations Show all. The species uses C 4 carbon fixation.

However, there are conflicting havanica to its invasiveness and impact, as it is also a useful fodder in dry areas Queensland Government, Fruit A thin-walled urticle, irregularly rupturing; seed lenticular to reniform. Hence daughter plants are exactly clones of the mother. Nomenclature and Jvaanica Nomenclature and Classification. Indigenous knowledge on animal healthcare practices in district Kachchh, Gujarat. The plant has naturalised in northern regions of Australia, as an alien introduction, and is cultivated and utilised by the indigenous peoples.

Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e.

Aerva javanica has many uses in human and animal ethnomedicine. This species is not declared or considered noxious by any state or territory government in Australia. In Western Australia it tends to grow in sandy soils especially along drainage lines. The male flower clusters are often more slender i.